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Justin Wheeler Receives ALC Designation

December 19, 2023

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JUSTIN WHEELER RECEIVES ELITE ACCREDITED LAND CONSULTANT (ALC) DESIGNATION

Mattoon, IL (December 19, 2023)The REALTORS® Land Institute proudly announced that Justin Wheeler, Assistant Vice President, First Mid Ag Services www.firstmidag.com, of Decatur, Illinois, has officially joined the ranks of those holding the elite Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) Designation on December 13, 2023. The REALTORS® Land Institute provides the expertise, camaraderie, and resources that are the foundation for all land real estate professionals to become the best in the business.

Wheeler is now among the most dedicated land professionals from around the globe, joining an elite group of over 500 land specialists who hold the designation across the globe. In addition to subscribing to the REALTORS® Code of Ethics, ALCs support the high standards of conduct and experience that directly relate to their specialty. As an ALC, Wheeler has access to the best industry knowledge, an unprecedented network of fellow land professionals, and a variety of resources to help best serve his clients.

Through RLI’s Land University (LANDU), he will gain expertise through an unparalleled land real estate education program that offers top-notch educational courses and webinars for land professionals. Land is a unique real estate specialty that requires the kind of specialized professional education which can be found at LANDU of the REALTORS® Land Institute. This depth of knowledge translates into the highest level of service to clients, ensuring they receive the best services in the business when buying, selling, managing, or investing in a property.

Justin specializes in selling farmland through private treaty sales and auctions. Upon receiving the designation, he said, “I’m thrilled to join the highest performing experts in my pursuit to be the premiere land sale professional in Central Illinois”.  During the RLI's 2024 National Land Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, Wheeler will be recognized for achieving the ALC designation.

The REALTORS® Land Institute confers the Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) Designation only to its members who meet the rigorous knowledge and experience requirements. The ALC Designation is recognized throughout the industry as the pinnacle of achievement for land real estate professionals.

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